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150 reviewed resources for waterfalls

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Shimmering Waterfall

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Students study and identify waterfalls throughout the world. After exploring waterfall formations, they create 3-D waterfalls. Students create a cascading waterfall and a pond using cardboard and watercolors. They create additional...
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Adventures in Nature: Plants and Animals

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders complete a venn diagram.  In this plants and animals lesson, 6th graders read a books that contains facts about night creatures and add the words predator and pangolins to the word wall.  Students read the book The...
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The Top 10 Highest Waterfalls

For Students 6th - 8th
For this social studies worksheet, students find the names of waterfalls and the answers are found by clicking the button at the bottom of the page.
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Waterfalls

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders practice identifying the main idea and supporting details when reading informational text. They read text related to waterfalls and practice note taking skills to identify critical details. Students use their notes to...
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Tallest Waterfalls of the World: Graph It

For Teachers 6th
In this graphing worksheet, 6th graders graph the tallest waterfalls of the world according to which region they are located in. Students then answer questions related to their graph information.
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W is for Waterfall

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this printing Ww practice worksheet, students view the animation showing the correct way to form the upper case W and lower case w, trace, and print the letters and the word waterfall. Students form thirty letters.
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ELD Lesson Plan: Off to Adventure!

For Teachers 3rd
It's time for adventure! After reading three stories from Houghton-Mifflin ("The Lost and Found," "The Ballad of Mulan," and "The Waterfall,"), various vocabulary words about feelings, the wilderness, and different situations are...
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Simile Practice

For Students 6th - 8th
Inspire creative writing by studying similes. This sheet provides learners with 10 different topics, and they must create a simile for each topic. Example topics include: favorite teacher, the waterfall, a parrot, the first day of...
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Victoria Falls

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students explore world geography by analyzing a nonfiction book. In this waterfalls lesson, students read the book Victoria Falls and identify the location and history of the greatest waterfall on earth. Students define nature vocabulary...
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How Big is the Ocean?

For Students 5th - 12th Standards
Let this sink in: oceans cover more than 70% of the planet! This video teaches many facts about the ocean using creative graphs to convey the vastness of its features. The ocean contains the longest mountain chain, the tallest...
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The House on a Waterfall

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Learners analyze Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater house. in this architecture analysis lesson plan, students analyze the pictures of the home and discuss Wright's style. Learners research the similarities and differences in Wright's...
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Geography Now! Laos

For Students 8th - Higher Ed Standards
Laos may be one of the least understood countries in Southeast Asia. It remains communist, and it lives with remnants of the Vietnam War. Yet, it's home to lush biodiversity, including waterfalls and exotic animals. A video resource...
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Help Dewey Search for Water Word Search- Water Words

For Students 4th - 6th
In this water cycle word search worksheet, students search for 16 water words that are placed up, down, and backwards in the puzzle, They find words such as aquifer, creek, waterfall, pond, oceans, rain, and rivers.
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How Would a ___________ Move?

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Students discuss how different animals would move in the painting Grand Canyon in the Yellowstone. In this imaginative lesson plan, students also experiment with the sound of water with the waterfall inside the painting.
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Picture/Word Worksheet #36

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this vocabulary acquisition instructional activity, students use the pictures and trace the words to help them learn the following words: frying pan, net, ice cream, rose, waterfall, and squirrel.
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The Gulf Stream Explained

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
Many consider the gulf stream to be the global conveyor belt driving weather patterns around the world. The video explains the causes of the gulf stream cycle from density to temperature. Then, it presents theories of the impact of...
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W is for Waterfall: The Letter W

For Students Pre-K - 2nd
In this letter w worksheet, students practice tracing, then printing the upper and lower case letter w. Students can move a computer mouse over sample letters with guided arrows to begin.
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A Question of Rivers

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Interactive PowerPoints are terrific tools for self quizzing before an exam. This particular presentation is about the action and physical features of rivers. There are nine boxes to click on, each leading to a picture or map. When you...
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Yosemite National Park, California (ESL Lesson)

For Teachers 4th - 9th
A series of photographs from Yosemite National Park in California adorn the slides in this ESL presentation. Though the only text is on the title slide, the pictures provide a good opportunity for your English learners to practice their...
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Body Systems

For Teachers 9th - 12th
It's a waterfall of information on body systems; it just keeps coming! You will find 54 slides on the immune system, 17 on the reproductive system, 24 on the circulatory and respiratory systems, and 15 on the digestive system. Be warned...
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World Wide Waterfalls

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Learners explore the difference between virtual and actual experience by creating Web sites about a nearby river.
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Falling Water

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students drop water from different heights to demonstrate the conversion of water's potential energy to kinetic energy. They see how varying the height from which water is dropped affects the splash size. In seeing how falling water can...
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Erosion

For Students 7th - 9th
In this earth science worksheet, students describe the course of the river from its source to the mouth, including shapes of the valleys and erosion processes in each course. Then they identify possible types of erosion that would have...
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Life Giving Rivers

For Teachers 3rd
Students examine the world's rivers in this six lessons unit which mingles science with social studies. The dynamic forces that create erosion in nature are also seen as habitats and ecosystems that are affected by environmental and man...
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The Great Water Hunt

For Teachers K
Students create a model of the land to water ratio in a large group and search for all the places water is used at their school while on a Great Water Hunt. They identify where water can be found and compare how much of world is covered...
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Let's Go! Virtual Yellowstone Tour

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Learners research the geologic wonders of Yellowstone National Park. They locate the main geologic features of Yellowstone on a map of the park. Students write a description of the geologic features to be included on the map for a...
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Multimedia Image Manipulation

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students explore how to use the clone tool to take detail from one layer and paint onto another. They demonstrate ability to use the clip mask tool. Pupils are introduced to the idea of cloning to anew layer (non-destructive approach)....
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How is Flowing Water an Energy Source? Activity A

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Here is a fun little exploration of the potential energy potential of falling water. Learners drop water from various heights using a straw, and they analyze the diameter of the splash. Pair this with two more activities of the same...
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Eyewitness to History: Storm Warning

For Students 5th Standards
Fifth graders read an informational passage and answer questions based on what they read. The focus skill in the resource is making predictions.
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Erosion and Deposition

For Teachers 5th - 12th Standards
If you are looking for a straightforward presentation about erosion and deposition with an emphasis on rivers, look no further. While not super flashy or entertaining, vocabulary is presented simply and accompanied by pictures to...
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Fluffy's Valentine Day

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
In these reading comprehension worksheets, students will read "Fluffy's Valentine Day" and work towards vocabulary development and story recall. Students unscramble 15 vocabulary words followed by a word search, a 12 sentence completion...
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Geography of Mesopotamia

For Teachers 5th - 7th
Students write a letter.  In this irrigation instructional activity, students review how humans and the environment can interact with each other, learn new vocabulary words having to do with Mesopotamia, learn about irrigation and view...
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Linguistics

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Explore language arts with a root word activity in this linguistics lesson. Middle schoolers trace the history of different vocabulary terms by identifying their Latin and Greek ancestry, and then they answer study questions about...
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Culture and Kingdoms of West Africa

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Africa was home to many great ancient civilizations, this presentation covers aspect of 4 of them. Middle schoolers explore aspects of civilizations from Nubia, Ghana, Mali, and Songhay. Topics covered are achievements, culture, great...
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Preterite Tense: All Verbs

For Students 7th - 9th
Consider using this short activity as a bell-ringer. Beginning Spanish learners read the paragraph and conjugate the verbs in parentheses to complete the sentences. Although the focus is on grammar, read through the paragraph in English...
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Kodomo No Hi: Children's Day Celebration

For Teachers K - 3rd Standards
Children's Day is a beloved Japanese holiday with many colorful and engaging traditions. On this national holiday celebrated yearly on May 5, children are honored for their strengths and given good wishes for happiness. Your younger...
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Identify the Compound Words

For Teachers 1st - 3rd Standards
Expand the vocabulary of young learners with this simple compound word worksheet. Provided with short descriptions of 12 different terms, children must complete this exercise by determining each compound word.
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Peace Windows

For Teachers K - 12th
Peace, love, tolerance, faith. Marc Chagall's Peace Window in the United Nations World Headquarters serves as a model for young artists as they create their own peace-themed transparent paintings. A great activity for both SPED and...
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Potential vs. Kinetic Energy

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Legos in science class? Watch your pupils fall in love with this activity. After learning to measure potential and kinetic energy, young scientists create their own ramps using Lego Mindstorm sensors and software.
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Adjectives: Superlatives

For Students 3rd - 8th Standards
Give the class the most interesting lesson yet with a fun grammar presentation on superlative adjectives. With animated slides and sound effects, the presentation is the greatest way to introduce proper usage.
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Using Electricity on the Job

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Learners explore electricity, discussing its importance and researching different ways in which electricity can be generated. Groups present their findings to the class and then create publicity materials which promote and educate about...
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Conservation, Preservation, and the National Parks

For Teachers 7th - 12th Standards
Going green? Scholars investigate the creation of the US National Park program. Through diary entries as well as expert testimony, they synthesize information and analyze the need for conservation and preservation. Finally, they display...
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A Bumpy Ride

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Learners are introduced to a new genre. In this genre instructional activity students explore the characteristics that comprise a biography using the story A Bumpy Ride for reference. This instructional activity culminates in a personal...
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Watch Your Step: Evaluating Expressions

For Students 6th - 9th Standards
Evaluate expressions with an attractive forest landscape and an engaging riddle to solve. Individuals evaluate 16 expressions, keeping in mind the order of operations. Then they write a letter that corresponds to the answer as if in...
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Character and Visualizing

For Students 4th - 6th
In this reading comprehension practice worksheet, students read a brief selection and then respond to 5 multiple choice questions regarding characterization.
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Humor and Iconicity in Classical Music

For Teachers 8th - Higher Ed
Scherzo, cappricio, divertimento, and rando are all addressed in this look into humor through this classical music presentation. The slide show is very basic, but has some good background on Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven, and Bach. The...
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Describe a Journey

For Teachers 5th - 8th
 Learners describe the sensory experience of a character's journey in an essay.  In this precise details writing lesson, students explain the effects on the senses of weather, time of day, landscape, and other experiences.  Learners use...
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Painting Endangered Rainforest Animals

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Young scholars choose one animal from the rainforest to paint. They discuss why their animal is endangered within a small group with their peers. Specifics to discuss include: habitat, rainforest location and endangered status.
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Erosion: On the Move...Defending the Coast Against Wave Attack

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students study how people have tried to save beaches from wave erosion. They examine what has occurred to Cape Hatteras as a result of beach erosion and the efforts to reduce the erosion.
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A Slice of Planet Earth

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students examine how an apple is sliced and discuss how the Earth is like the apple, in which its resources are limited.
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Cataracts of the Nile Reviewing Egyptian History

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students investigate and answer questions about the people, places, and events of ancient Egypt and their contributions to world civilization. In small groups they participate in a game answering review questions about ancient Egyptian...
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Limestone Wordsearch

For Students 6th - 8th
In this science worksheet, students find the words that are related to the subject of limestone. The answers are found by clicking the button at the bottom of the page.
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Capital Letters Worksheet #4

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this capitalization worksheet, students read and analyze 12 sentences with errors. Students circle each letter in words that should be capitalized.
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Reptiles and Amphibians Video Study Guide

For Students 5th - 8th
In this "Reptiles and Amphibians" learning exercise, learners watch the science video and respond to 37 fill in the blank questions regarding information from the documentary pertaining to reptiles and amphibians.
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Direction Prepositions 2

For Students 5th - 10th
In this online interactive grammar skills instructional activity, students answer 10 multiple choice questions regarding the use of prepositions. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
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The Japanese Garden

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students complete pre reading, writing, and post reading activities for the book The Japanese Garden. In this guided reading lesson plan, students complete writing, go over vocabulary, answer short answer questions, have discussions, and...
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Build An Island

For Teachers 3rd - 7th
Students explore erosion. In this science lesson, students build an island and observe the effects of erosion on the island. Students discuss freshwater ecosystems in Hawaii.
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Identifying and Locating Lakes and Rivers

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students analyze geography by creating an illustration of nature in class. In this bodies of water lesson, students describe the differences between lakes and rivers, identify ones that are close to their home and define water vocabulary...
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Squirming Palm

For Teachers 4th - 8th
You will need an electric drill and some Velcro™ in order to have this activity available for your class. It is, however, an intriguing display of optical illusion. After watching a spinning disk (provided), viewers look at one of their...
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The Great Water Hunt

For Teachers K
Students examine a globe to locate the bodies of water present and create a representation of those bodies of water for further exploration of the concept. Extensions of their observations are made at school, home, and the community.
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Over and Through Information Sheet

For Students 9th - 12th
Eager earth scientists practice using vocabulary related to landforms and bodies of water. On the first page they categorize the terms and form sentences with them. Then, they test their knowledge with twenty-five multiple-choice...
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Distances on Coordinate Grids

For Students 5th
For this grid worksheet, 5th graders use a grid map with coordinate points to answer six questions regarding distance between locations.
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Dance: Water Dancing

For Teachers K
Examine the way water moves, drips, and splashes with an expressive dance. Learners discuss the ways in which water moves, then create dance sequences that show or describe water. There are several suggestions to adapt this lesson to...
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Rivers and Streams Research Activity

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
In this geography research worksheet, student examine books, newspapers, or the internet to find information about the history of flooding in the United Kingdom. They write a fictional account in a news report, TV interview, or a blog....
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Relationships to Places

For Teachers K - 2nd
Young historians take a look at how the Indian tribes of California promoted a mindful relationship between people and the land. They begin to understand how the Indians were champions of conservation, and at preserving the natural...
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Snow Activities Let Children Explore the Wonders of Weather

For Teachers Pre-K - 6th
Just because there's snow on the ground, it doesn't mean you can't go out and play. Take full advantage of the wonderful winter weather with this collection of fun snow day activities.
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Subtraction word problems

For Students 2nd - 3rd
Need a subtraction activity? In this one, learners complete word problems with one and two digit numbers. Pupils complete six word problems.
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Reader's Workshop - Expression - Day 3

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders come up with motions to put with their poem and read their poem with expression. In this expression lesson plan, 2nd graders work in groups to complete this task.
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Fifth Grade Book of Language Tests

For Students 5th
In this word meaning worksheet, 5th graders decide what the italicized words in the sentences mean by answering multiple choice questions. Students complete 14 questions.
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Addition word problems

For Students 2nd
In this addition instructional activity, 2nd graders solve addition word problems involving one digit numbers. Students complete 6 word problems total.
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The Incredible Journey

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students study salmon and steelhead. They play a game in which they act out the salmon and steelhead journey from their spawning ground, to the open ocean, and then back to the spawning ground again. They identify obstacles these fish...
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Go With the Flow

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students experiment with a simulated river bed and examine how erosion takes place faster with a young, fast-moving river than with a slow, older river.
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How Was the Grand Canyon Formed?

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Young scholars examine the formation of the Grand Canyon focusing on erosion as the process that enabled the rock layers to be formed. They make posters showing what the Grand Canyon looks like now and during its formation.
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Distortion Unleashed

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students view examples of man-made structures and create a building that matches the style. Using the internet, they research the style of Frank Lloyd Wright and create plans for creating their own community. They use a painting of...
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Salmon Life Cycle

For Students 4th - 5th
In this life cycle worksheet, students fill in the blanks with words about the life cycle of a salmon. Students complete 20 words about the life cycle.
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Michigan's Two Regions

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders discuss and compare upper and lower Michigan. In groups they research a list of significant events from Michigan history and then compile the information into an illustrated classroom timeline.
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Research Skills

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this research worksheet, students complete 15 sentences by researching a variety of topics. Topics include the Wards of the Roses and the Wimbledon Tennis Championship.
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Africa 1500-present: The Big Picture

For Teachers 7th - 9th
In this African history study guide worksheet, students read a brief overview pertaining to the history of Africa from 1500 to the present.
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Chemistry of Life: Water & Solutions

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students participate in a 5E instructional activity on chemical solutions. In this chemistry instructional activity, students will explore the properties of solutions as well as how they are made. This instructional activity also touches...
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Folk Art for All Folk - Activity 1

For Teachers 6th - 11th
Learners research various Folk Art traditions in an attempt to understand different cultures. Emphasis is placed on comparing other Folk Art traditions to local art and artists.
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Train Across Canada

For Teachers 1st - 6th
Students are taught the historic and contemporary significance and routes of both freight and passenger railway systems in Canada. They study the Canadian terrain and identify its varied geographic features. Students depict a 3-D train...
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Why Live Near Water?

For Teachers 1st - 6th
Students explore why communities settle in locations where land and water meet. They create three-dimensional models to demonstrate their understanding of the numerous needs water serves. They then analyze the importance of water to...
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Fascinating Geography Facts

For Students 5th - 7th
In this geography worksheet, students will read 4 interesting United States geography facts and 19 fascinating world geography facts.
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Math Word Problems – Random Math Related Quizzes

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this addition worksheet, students read then solve 6 word problems. Students use single digit addition to solve each of the problems.
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Geography Quiz 24

For Students 7th - 8th
In this geography quiz 24 activity, students answer 20 trivia-style questions about geography. Then they scroll down to check answers.
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Geography Quiz 22

For Students 7th - 12th
In this geography learning exercise, students answer short answer geography questions about landmarks around the world. Students complete 10 questions.
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Fill-In: Walking Across Niagara Falls

For Students 6th - 8th
Kids use their own words or phrases as they fill in the missing parts of an article about a man who crossed Niagara Falls via tightrope. They read the article and use the word list at the bottom of the page to fill in the blanks. 
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The Meandering Mississippi River

For Students 7th - 9th
Geography or earth science classes may find this worksheet useful for reviewing their knowledge of the Mississippi River. Primarily, it addresses tributaries, major cities, sources, etc. Composed exclusively of fill-in-the-blank...
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Being There: Exploring China And Japan

For Teachers 4th - 7th
Students discover the culture, society, geography, and history of Asia through games, food, art, and literature in this multi-day lesson about China and Japan. An exciting lesson for upper-elementary or lower-middle school classrooms.
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Adjectives and Adverbs

For Students 7th - 9th
In this grammar worksheet, students circle the adjective or adverb in parentheses that makes twenty sentences grammatically correct.
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The Living Edens: Virtual Yellowstone Tour

For Teachers 5th - 9th
Students take an online virtual tour of Yellowstone National Park. They act as park rangers to research geological features of Yellowstone, locate these features on maps, and describe and define associated geologic terms.
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Landforms and Resources of Africa

For Students 6th - 8th
In this African geography worksheet, students read about the physical features and resources of Africa. Students take notes and answer 4 short answer comprehension questions as they read the selection.
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Attitudes Towards Nature in Daoist Art

For Teachers 5th - 9th
Students examine Daoist art. In this art appreciation lesson plan, students illustrate a poem, then create a second illustration in the Daoist fashion while focusing on depicting the harmonious relationship between humans and nature.
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Bonanza Farms

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students research and explain the relationships and interdependence of wheat production, flour processing and railroads. They describe life on U.S. farms during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
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Soundtracks to Soothe

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students evaluate music for their calming and anger managing effects. They discuss what kinds of music they listen to and how it makes them feel, match types of music with pictures that evoke different feelings, and take their pulse...
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Michigan's Two Regions

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders use internet websites to compare/contrast the upper and lower pennisulas of Michigan. They read articles the characteristics of each area. Also, 3rd graders view pictures to investigatge the region, incuding the Straits of...
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Stressed to a Fault!

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders describe how stress builds up in the Earth's crust by the movement of tectonic plates. In groups, they relate the three types of stresses to the types of plate movements and explain how the stress causes faults to form. ...
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Reader's Theater Script Henry and Mudge and the Starry Night

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
For this reading worksheet, students perform a short reader's theater script based on the book Henry and Mudge and the Starry Night. Students take a part in this 4 character play and read or perform it.
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Australia- An Ancient Land

For Students 4th - 5th
In this online Australia- An Ancient Land worksheet, students use the links to answer questions about the landforms, and ancient life of the country. They look at pictures and internet sites to find the answers to 11 short answer questions.
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Matching Exercise

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this vocabulary worksheet, students match up sixteen vocabulary words with their exact definitions. Students write each vocabulary word from the word box next to its definition.
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A Troublesome Portage

For Students 5th - 6th
In this portage worksheet, students read a 1 page article on a troublesome portage, find the 5 words listed in the paragraph indicated, label each words part of speech and then define each word. Students imagine they are one of the men...
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Share Your Adventure!

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this sharing your adventure worksheet, students read a letter about a first rafting experience, identify the sights, sounds, and feelings described, and then write a friendly letter describing a personal outdoor adventure. Students...
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Water Works

For Students 6th - 10th
In this water as a natural resource learning exercise, students use their research skills to find the answers to 6 short answer questions pertaining to water and then write a poem or song about their discoveries.
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Atlas Vocabulary

For Students 4th - 6th
In this atlas terms and definitions online interactive worksheet, students read the definitions and match them with Atlas vocabulary words. Students match 49 answers.
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Electra Quiz

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
In this online interactive reading comprehension worksheet, students respond to 25 multiple choice questions about Sophocles's "Electra." Students may submit their answers to be scored.
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Applied Science - Built Environment (2) Pre Lab

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders review how our society affects nature. In this energy lesson, 2nd graders discuss the different ways that energy is collected. They review renewable and nonrenewable energy sources. 
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Itineraries Three: Guiding on the community trail.

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Students become familiar with the vocabulary of various trip activities.  In this itineraries lesson plan, students use questioning words such as how long and how far to describe activities on trips. Students practice questions and...
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Economic Crisis in Argentina

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students investigate the history, people, and the economy of Argentina. They complete a Webquest, explore various websites, answer discussion questions, and identify and read newspaper articles about local businesses that export goods to...
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Fish Anatomy

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Young scholars identify and interpret the internal anatomy of the fish. They also identify and define vocabulary for anatomical parts and anatomical functions and forms. Finally, students identify and interpret the differences in fish...
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A Poem for Nature

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students imagine what it would be like to enter a landscape painting and then write a poem on nature.
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Wonderful Water

For Teachers K
Students identify the various states of water and its natural flow downward. As a class, students take digital pictures of different forms of water and create a multimedia presentation describing their photographs. Groups of students...
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Katsushika HOKUSAI

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Students identify some famous people in the United States and why these people are famous. Students identify and discuss famous people in Japan. Students use internet websites in bibliography if computer is available to learn more about...
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Niagara Falls

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this Niagara Falls instructional activity students read a short passage about Niagara Falls and answer short answer questions about it. Students answer 5 questions.
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Jambo Means Hello: An Introduction To Swahili

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students gain an appreciation for Swahili as a language spoken in many parts of Africa. They share and illustrate words from their own culture using English and Swahili and others to create a word quilt.
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Natural or Cultural?: The Features of Yosemite Park

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students analyze a 1936 national park map of Yosemite to distinguish the natural features from the cultural features.
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Exploring Landforms

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders discuss the different types of landforms throughout the world. They pick one and research and present it to the class.
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Dark and Beautiful Caves

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Students research how caves form. They describe the major stone formations in caves by taking notes. They construct a clay model of a cave and mark each formation making it easy to identify in the legend.
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Regionalism as Seen Through the National Parks

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders see a video of some of our country's national parks. As each one is introduced they write down its name and location and star* the areas they find unique and interesting. After the video is over they share at least one of...
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Fractals Forever or Obvious and Hidden Order

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers discuss ways computers use properties of similar figures to generate scale models and create scenes. they describe patterns they have seen on a fern, pineapple, or pinecone. Students research Benoit mandebrot, H. von Koch...
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Water Features of Virginia

For Teachers 4th
Students locate and identify water features important to the early history of Virginia. Thye recognize where most cities developed and locate and label the rivers on a Virginia wall map.
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Virginia Geographic Regions

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders observe the five geographic regions of Virginia which have distinctive characteristics based on their landforms and bodies of water. They then describe the types of landforms and bodies of water in the region where they live.
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W is for Window

For Students Pre-K - K
In this printing worksheet, students form 11 upper and lowercase letter W's. Students also color in two pictures that begin with the letter W.
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W is for Window

For Students Pre-K - K
In this printing worksheet, students form 11 upper and lowercase letter W's. Students color in pictures of words beginning with the letter and write two row of W's on their own.
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Woodland Tribes Worksheet

For Students 6th - 8th
In this United States history worksheet, students utilize a word bank of 10 terms or phrases to answer 10 fill in the blank questions pertaining to the Woodland Tribes. A short answer question about the Iroquois League is included.
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US Geography Crossword

For Students 5th - 6th
In this 50 states worksheet, students complete a crossword puzzle with facts about US geography. There are 22 words to fit in the puzzle, which has no word bank.
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Diverse Societies in Africa

For Students 9th - 10th
In this Africa instructional activity, students write about how different environmental features affected the peoples of ancient Africa, then write about how various groups adapted to their environment.
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Diverse Societies in Africa

For Students 9th - 10th
In this Africa worksheet, students write short answers explaining how environmental features affected Africans, then tell how various groups adapted.
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Landforms and Resources in Latin America

For Students 7th - 8th
In this Landforms and Resources in Latin America worksheet, students complete sentences by filling in the blanks with words or phrases without using a word bank.
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Total English Advanced: Paradise Island 2!

For Students 7th - 10th
In this organizing information worksheet, students read a 1 paragraph scenario and then fill in a graphic organizer with details about how they think the scenario should unfold.
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Total English Upper Intermediate: Jungle Adventure

For Students 4th - 8th
In this present perfect and present continuous verbs worksheet, students complete 8 sentences using the correct tense of the verbs in parentheses and write a descriptive email using the words listed in the word bank.
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Dictionary and Study Skills

For Students 4th - 5th
For this dictionary/study skills worksheet, students use a 2 dictionary entries to answer short answer and multiple choice questions.
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The "Infinite" Across the Disciplines

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students explore the meaning of the word infinite. In this critical thinking lesson plan, students consider the concept of infinite as they take part in a classroom activity that encourages them to think logically. They discuss the word...
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The Market Place, Derby, UK

For Students 3rd - 5th
For this city quiz series worksheet, students visit the Market Place in Derby, UK and answer questions about stores and activities available there. Students answer 20 questions.
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Rivers Cloze Activity

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this cloze activity activity, students use their reading comprehension skills to fill in the 16 blanks in a 1-page reading selection about rivers. A word bank in provided.
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Beginning Sentence Completion: 36

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this sentence completion worksheet, students complete the second sentence based on what the first sentence says. Students complete 10 sentence in a multiple choice problems.
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Geography Terms Worksheet

For Students 4th - 8th
In this geography worksheet, students look at maps and answer short answer questions about geography terms with words from a word bank. Students complete 20 questions.
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Steck Vaughn Comprehension Assessment

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this comprehension assessment worksheet, students read a passage titled "Return to Canyon Falls," and answer a set of 5 multiple choice comprehension questions.
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Water

For Teachers K - 1st
Students explore Earth science by reading a children's story about natural resources. In this water conservation lesson, students read the story Water and identify the methods used to transfer water to each home in the U.S.A. Students...
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Water Forms - Eight Types Matching

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this water forms activity, students match the water forms to their definitions. Students complete 8 matches on this activity.
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We're Going On A Leaf Hunt

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Learners read the story We're Going on a Leaf Hunt and read companion stories, make leaves, work with rhyming and word families, and more. In this reading lesson plan, students take 5 days to read the book.
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Landforms

For Students 3rd
In this landforms worksheet, 3rd graders cut out a set of riddles and match with pictures of landforms, glueing next to each. An answer key is included.
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Get Me out of the Desert!

For Students 4th - 6th
In this desert survival and literature worksheet, students take a 10 question multiple choice quiz about what they would do to survive in the Namibian desert. This is related to the book The Devil's Breath by David Gilman.
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Beautiful Ohio

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders read the poem, Beautiful Ohio, discuss it and then write their own descriptive songs/ poems about nature and the environment.
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You Either Know It or You Don't

For Students 6th - 7th
In this research activity worksheet, students use a research library or the Internet to find the answer to the quiz. Students answer 15 questions.
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Oceans

For Teachers 1st
First graders recognize that nearly three quarters of the Earth is covered by ocean. They locate the Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Arctic and Antarctic oceans on a map. They describe the difference between ocean water and fresh water.
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The Trail

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students identify major geographical features shown on the core map, explain map symbols used on the core map, create a picture of the condition of the trail in the 1840s, and construct a chart of average temperatures and rainfall.
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"He Says, She Says"

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Stuents compare and contrast male and female views of love and beauty in classic Chinese and Japanese society through the reading and evaluation of prose and poetry. Chinese and Japanese art is also studied.
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Shinto: The Way Of The Gods

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers research and analyze the roots of Shinto in this lesson about Japanese cultural practices and philosophy. Possible lesson enrichments and/or extensions are included with the lesson.
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Peace and Virtue

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Pupils discuss the consequences of improper actions as well as the sense of accomplishment that comes from doing the right thing and helping others. Students divide into two teams and play a game related to the story they previously...
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Classroom Letter Bottle

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students study the alphabet. In this alphabet lesson, students use letters and natural objects to create an alphabet jar. Students can use this learning center to reinforce letter recognition.

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